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Diversity Advocates

​​ Each college and school at DePaul has Diversity Advocates. Diversity Advocates are an effective method for providing support to women and diverse faculty. The role of Diversity Advocates includes:

  • Provide support to diverse faculty in their respective college.
  • Provide a safe and confidential environment for diverse faculty to express issues and concerns.
  • Provide a platform for faculty to discuss diversity issues that affect faculty success.
  • Inform dean of issues that may be impacting diverse faculty.
  • Refer diverse faculty when necessary to appropriate university offices for assistance.
  • Assist the college in the search process.

Dustin Goltz
College of Communication 

J.A. Hardy
College of Computing and Digital Media

Amy Lockhart

College of Computing and Digital Media​​​

Ani Frank
College of Education

Nesreen Akhtarkhavari
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Christina Lattner
College of Science and Health

Sandra Shelton
Driehaus College of Business

Dan Hibbler
School of Continuing and Professional Studies

Eric Esparza
School of Music​

Dexter Zollicoffer
The Theatre School ​​

Azar Kazemi
The Theatre School ​​